| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:58 PM
The Orlando Magic’s decision to buy out Glen Davis’ contract clears the way for the team to allocate more minutes to forwards Tobias Harris, Kyle O’Quinn and Andrew Nicholson. It even helps Maurice Harkless and Victor Oladipo because...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:45 AM
TORONTO — With 25 games remaining this season, time’s running out for Orlando Magic players to make a positive impression on coaches and front-office executives within the organization and throughout the NBA.
The next opportunity will arrive...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Glen Davis' time with the Orlando Magic has ended.
The Magic and Davis have reached a buyout agreement that will end the burly power forward's tumultuous tenure with the franchise.
"It became apparent that they felt it was necessary to try to allow...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:04 PM
TORONTO — Jacque Vaughn is a fan of Jason Collins.
On Sunday, Collins signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets and became the first openly gay player in North America’s four major professional team sports leagues.
Vaughn and Collins...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:53 PM
WASHINGTON — The Orlando Magic cannot explain with certainty why they play so much worse on the road than at home.
But they know the discrepancy has reached embarrassing proportions.
The Magic tied a single-season franchise record Tuesday...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The game ended minutes earlier, but fans inside the arena congregated around the tunnel leading from the court toward the Orlando Magic locker room.
Jameer Nelson completed a postgame TV interview, walked toward the corridor and...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:55 PM
The Orlando Magic and Miami Heat already have played each other three times this season, so their game Saturday night will be the last time the Magic have an up-close, in-person look at LeBron James until the 2014-15 preseason or regular season.
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:50 PM
In a decision that's certain to raise accusations that the Orlando Magic are trying to tank to improve their chances for the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery, the team sat veteran guards Jameer Nelson and Arron Afflalo for the team's game Sunday night against the...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:10 PM
Orlando Magic fans showered Dwight Howard with boos when Amway Center's public-address announcer introduced each Houston Rockets starter. In the first quarter, the fans continued to boo whenever Howard caught the ball.
But the jeers' intensity...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:47 PM
LOUISVILLE — Before he was driving Rick Pitino crazy, before he was a national champion, before he was "Russ-diculous," Russ Smith was up in Connecticut's Northwest hills grappling with math, trying to get noticed.
"You could never tell if he...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Only 19 games remain on the Orlando Magic's schedule.
To many observers, it appears that the Magic are just playing out the string and are eager to get the season over with as soon as possible.
In reality, however, the team faces some significant...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:21 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Victor Oladipo spent Saturday night seated a few feet behind the Orlando Magic bench. Wearing a dark suit, he sat next to assistant coach for player development Laron Profit, and Oladipo stood and clapped whenever his teammates made...